Incumbent Democratic Senator Patty Murray and Republican challenger Dino Rossi are back to a virtual tie in Washington’s race for U.S. Senate.
The latest Rasmussen Reports statewide telephone survey of Likely Voters shows Rossi picking up 48% support, while Murray earns 47% of the vote when leaners are included. Two percent (2%) prefer some other candidate, and three percent (3%) are undecided. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
This race now moves back to a Toss-Up from Leans Democrat in the Rasmussen Reports Election 2010 Senate Balance of Power rankings.
We are about a month away from election day.
Washington State's Senate race will be decided on turn-out.
Can the Democrats get their people to the polls this November?
We shall see.
The Republicans are all fired up.
They will vote.
The Democrats . . .
Its not looking so good for the Democrats.
See: DC rally shows support for struggling Democrats
Organizers claimed they had as many participants as Beck's rally. But Saturday's crowds were less dense and didn't reach as far to the edges as they did during Beck's rally. The National Park Service stopped providing official crowd estimates in the 1990s.
In other words, the Democrat's rally was a flop.